Brisbane Festival wraps up with a bang

Riverfire fireworks

TOM ROBERTS The 2018 Brisbane Festival finished with a bang on Saturday night when the skies cleared up for the Sunsuper Riverfire fireworks display at South Bank. Rain threatened to interfere with the iconic firework display, which has … [Read more...]

Volunteers build networks during festival season

Brisbane Festival volunteer coordinator Zac Reimers

ASHLEE STENNER No one knows the importance of networking more than volunteer veteran turned Brisbane Festival volunteer organiser, Zac Reimers.  Mr Reimers spent six years volunteering in various music and guest-orientated positions at the … [Read more...]

Homeless art exhibition opens at Brisbane Festival

From the Thursday to Sunday Art From The Margins held its annual exhibition during the Brisbane Festival. This year marks the Wesley Mission initiative’s tenth year involved with the festival and the theme of the exhibition was “celebration”. Art … [Read more...]

Brisbane Festival ready to roll

MADDELIN MCCOSKER This Saturday will see the Brisbane Festival officially kick off for another year, with the annual festival looking to attract more than one million people over three weeks. This year’s festival will see a mix of theatre, … [Read more...]

Brisbane Festival’s looking at you kid

ELOISE LE GROS Content creation comes to life through art at the Brisbane Festival this September. The annual festival's focus theme this year is 'Taking Part', inspired by the two way communication social media allows people. Eleven … [Read more...]

Mega bunny takes over Brisbane CBD

KAN JIANG A four-metre-high pink bunny has been placed in the Queen Street Mall as part of a public art installation in the lead up to the Brisbane Festival. The piece has attracted widespread attention from many citizens who have been amazed … [Read more...]